Khalid is a technology industry executive. Has a track record in identifying patterns and trends shaped by emerging technologies and successful commercialization of the same. Entrepreneurial leadership style with deep experience in business transformation to enable hyper growth, builds top performance teams and have proven record of sustained customer adoption.

Thought leader with strategic insights on risks and opportunities associated with business model adoption. Is a keen learner who drives technology convergence across a wide range of industries. Holds a B.Eng in IT and Electronics from Vaasa University Finland and an MBA from Saïd Business School, Oxford. He has lived in 7 countries during his professional career. Currently based in Amsterdam Khalid leads the Global Ventures Business for Signify where he is executing the strategy of taking a world leader in Lighting beyond illumination. He is transforming the company’s journey with new cutting-edge technologies that will define the next chapter of growth and success.